Skip to main content
California Department of Education Logo

NPS/A Out-of-State Placement

Reporting requirements for out-of-state nonpublic, nonsectarian school and agency placement.
California Education Code 56365(f) requires that if a local educational agency (LEA) places a pupil with a nonpublic, nonsectarian school or agency outside of California, the pupil's individualized education program (IEP) team shall submit a report to the California Department of Education within 15 days of the placement decision.

The report (DOC) requires information on the

  • special education and related services provided by the out-of-state program placement
  • costs of the special education and related services provided
  • efforts of the LEA to locate an appropriate public school or nonpublic, nonsectarian school or agency, or a combination thereof, within the state

 

Questions: Nonpublic Schools and Agencies | npsa@cde.ca.gov | 916-327-0141 
Last Reviewed: Friday, June 30, 2017
Recently Posted in Special Education
  • California Dyslexia Guidelines (PDF) (updated 13-Oct-2017)
    Assembly Bill (AB) 1369 requires the Superintendent of Public Instruction to develop program guidelines for dyslexia. The guidelines will be used to assist educators and parents to identify, assess and support pupils with dyslexia.
  • ACSE Meeting Webcasts (updated 10-Oct-2017)
    Live and recent webcasts of the California Advisory Commission for Special Education (ACSE) meetings.
  • ACSE Agenda October 11-12, 2017 (added 29-Sep-2017)
    Advisory Commission on Special Education (ACSE) meeting agenda.